Loving Father, Grandfather & Great-Grandfather
Robert C. Schwarz, 88 of Manchester Twp. Passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. Born in Newark, the son of Emil and Ida (Smith) Schwarz, he lived in Plantsville, CT, Bridgewater and Nutley prior to moving to Manchester Twp. 9 years ago.
Prior to his retirement, Robert worked for Koppers Inc. in Pittsburg, PA as a salesman. He was a proud Army Veteran of the Korean War; he was member of the Veteran’s Club of Leisure Knoll in Manchester, a graduate of Rutgers University in Newark and a former member of the Masonic Lodge.
The beloved husband of the late, Doris May (Hartdorn) Schwarz, he is survived by his loving sons, Kevin C. Schwarz and his wife, Anna (DeFranco) and Steven R. Schwarz and his wife, Deirdre; 5 grandchildren, Denise Santos and her husband, Roger, Jennifer Adamski and her husband, David, Kimberly, Matthew and Alanna Schwarz; and his 5 great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Rogerio and Sergio Santos and Matthew and Justin Adamski.
Along with his parents, Robert was also predeceased by his brother, Richard.
The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 267 Centre St., Nutley.
The interment will follow at Glendale Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Visitors will be received at the funeral home on Sunday from 3-7 p.m.